Thursday, March 30th

We wrote the RESTORATION PERIOD TEST today.  Next class, we will carry on with the ROMANTIC PERIOD.

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Tuesday, March 28th

We will be writing the Restoration Period Test on Thursday, March 30th.  We reviewed for this test in class today.

We will start the ROMANTIC PERIOD after the test.

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Friday, March 10th

We got a sense of who William Blake was through his artwork, and then through his poetry.  We read and discussed “The Lamb” (444), “The Tiger” (446), “The Chimney Sweep,” “The Poison Tree,” “London,” and “Jerusalem.”

We will do a review of the Restoration Period and beyond when we get back from Spring Break.  Your test will take place on Thursday, March 30th.

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Wednesday, March 8th

We finished discussing Thomas Gray’s “Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard” (433), and watching the Blackadder episode on Samuel Johnson today.

Next class, we will be reading and discussing the poetry of William Blake, which takes us to the end of the Restoration Period.

On the first day back from Spring Break, we will do a review.

Your next REVIEW TEST will take place on Thursday, March 30th (after Spring Break).

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Monday, March 6th

We celebrated Robbie Burns Day today with haggis and poetry!  The main poem you are responsible for knowing is “To A Mouse” (440).

Next class, we will finish discussing Thomas Gray’s “Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard” (433).

Your next REVIEW TEST will take place on Thursday, March 30th (after Spring Break).

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